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Platform Engineer AWS Terraform FinTech

Job Title: Platform Engineer AWS Terraform FinTech
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £95000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/16341/D/JR/010621_1622538409
Contact Name: DevOps Team
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Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Platform Engineer (AWS Terraform DevOps) Exceptional opportunity has opened at an industry-leading FinTech for a skilled Platform Engineer to join them in an impactful leadership role.

This is an exciting opportunity to guide teams to delivering the market-leading core banking product; a mission critical system that will potentially serve hundreds of millions of customers across the world.

In this Platform Engineer position you'll define technical standards, drive technical architecture, engineering practices and methodologies to ensure the company is operating architecturally soundly, and that systems are aligned with business objectives.

The ideal candidate will have in-depth knowledge and experience of Platform Engineering and DevOps practices, with exemplary hands-on experience producing detailed technical work and high-level architectural designs.

The cloud-native platform infrastructure is hosted on AWS, codified in Terraform and deployed with Concourse. You'll also work with other modern tools and technologies like Docker, Kubernetes, Cockroach and Kafka, amongst others.

*Please note: this company is able to offer a remote interview, onboarding and 100% work from home during the current social distancing measures. You'll join colleagues in London-based offices 1-2 days a week, likely mid-end 2021*

*You have strong knowledge of Platform Engineering tools, technologies and practices e.g. AWS services, Terraform, Kubernetes
*You have working knowledge of TCP/HTTP, networking concepts
*You have experience leading development life cycle processes and are committed to best practices in operating distributed cloud-based microservices
*Experience with Kafka, Concourse, Cockroach, Terragrunt is highly desirable (but not essential)
*You have excellent communication skills
*You have a passion for solving technical problems and bringing leadership ideas to the table

As a Platform Engineer you'll earn a highly competitive salary (to £120k) plus an impressive benefits package, including the latest tech, private healthcare, regular company-funded socials, enhanced parental policies and more.

If you are interested in this Platform Engineer (AWS Terraform DevOps) opportunity, apply now or get in touch today for a confidential discussion.